Crash Near Heron Lake Kills One

Fri 3-29-2024

(Heron Lake)- The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Minnesota State Patrol among others with a report of a semi in the ditch on I-90 near the Heron Lake exit on Wednesday at 1:47 pm. After investigating, it was determined that the male, a 63 year old from Spencer, Iowa, suffered a medical emergency while driving the vehicle, which caused it to enter the ditch. 

He was pronounced dead at the scene, and the semi was the only vehicle involved in the crash. The Lakefield Ambulance and Lakefield Fire Department also assisted at the scene.